Middle Is Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2016 Total||256.8||8 day(s)|
|February 1999-2014 Average Total||270.7||16.8 day(s)|
|February 1999-2014 Wettest Total||574.4||2008|
|February 1999-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||183.8||25th 2009|
|February 1999-2014 Driest Total||8.8||2005|
|Jan-Feb 2016 Total||393.2||16 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1999-2014 Average Total||485.5||29.8 day(s)|
Perth has recorded above 40 degree Celsius temperatures for three days in a row, melting a February record which has stood for more than 50 years.
The plan to turn a historic outback Queensland hospital building into a medical museum is a step closer to reality with the project given more than $140,000 in drought funding.
Records tumbled at the Roma saleyards, where strong demand saw a record price of $1,880 paid for a cow and calf unit.